Cilia are the hair-like plasma extensions of eukaryotic cell membranes. Metachronous movement of cilia fields represent a very efficient form of transport. (learn more)
The technical objective of the joint project was the development of a small to medium-sized climbing robot modelled on climbing four-legged vertebrates (info as PDF).
Bite force is a factor that significantly affects feeding and social behaviour in vertebrates. It can be considered as a performance trait that is directly linked to an individual's evolutionary fitness (REFS). (learn more)
The Bionik Kompetenz Netzwerk (BioKoN) is intended to provide industry with efficient access to bionic problem solutions and to contribute to environmentally compatible technology development. (info as PDF)
Research of fiber/foil shaped IPMC actuators and motion models based on them (IPMC actuator) (info as PDF)
The project SeilEnthese deals with the design of end connections of textile traction devices under consideration of biological principles (info as PDF).
Personalized Miniaturized Dosimeter (PMD) for aurally correct dosimetry of noise exposure (info as PDF)
Material and process engineering developments for the integration of cognitive properties in textile surfaces with bionic solution approaches (info as PDF)
Technical, non-visual characterization of substrate contacts based on the biological model of carpal vibrissae. (info as PDF)
Fundamental material and process engineering developments for the integration of cognitive properties in textile surfaces with bionic solution approaches. (info as PDF)
Tourist assistance system for barrier-free access to holiday, leisure and educational activities (TAS) (info as PDF)
Supporting older people with service functions in daily life and leisure activities (info as pdf)